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Address: Montego Bay, Jamaica
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+1 876-382-6384
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Barrett Adventures is a company with more than 20 years of experience in...

Barrett Adventures is a company with more than 20 years of experience in showing our guests the real Jamaica. We specialize in doing excursions that either are done in ways to maximize your enjoyment of familiar attractions by doing them at times when we don't have to share them with the crowds, or offering tours to places that are truly 'Off the beaten path.'Our drivers are unsurpassed in their knowledge of our culture and our history. You will never find one of us at a loss for words when you ask a question.

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I just got back from a cruise where I spent one day in Ocho Rios Jamaica. I had been on a tour with Carolyn from Barrett Adventures a couple of years ago, so the minute I knew I... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 March 2011
lisabarn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2011

I just got back from a cruise where I spent one day in Ocho Rios Jamaica. I had been on a tour with Carolyn from Barrett Adventures a couple of years ago, so the minute I knew I was returning, I e-mailed her and set up a tour. I had a large group of coworkers, 15 of us, and we... More 

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Thank lisabarn
San Francisco, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2011

We booked with Barrett adventures in January 2011. I have to say that Carolyn was pleasant to deal with so I was surprised when we arrived and found things different than what we were expecting. We arrived on the Carnival Conquest and we picked the Secret Falls, lunch at Scotches and the Plantation house. We arrived at Montego Bay and... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2011

I was so nervous when booking our cruise to Ochos Rios and what we were going to do there. I found Barrett Adventures by total accident, and am so thrilled that I did. Carolyn herself picked up my husband and I up right as we got off the ship. I had very specific instructions from her on where to go... More 

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Thank ashley123094
Layton, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2011

We scheduled a tour with Barrett Adventures and put down a 50% deposit. Due to weather conditions our crusie ship the Carnival Conquest was unable to make it to Montego Bay. We emailed Barrett Adventures in advance to let them know that we could not make and they refunded 100% of our deposit the next day!

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Brandon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2011

We went to YS Falls and ziplining with Barrett Adventures on February 8th. Our guide, Loxley, picked us up at our resort, and gave us lots of info on the almost 2 hour drive to the falls. One note - if you tend to get motion sick, we suggest you take meds prior to this trip as the road is... More 

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Thank ckp025
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2011

Barrett Adventures is run by Carolyn Barrett, a woman of integrity, who works hard to provide her clients with excellent adventures all throughout Jamaica. The tour we selected, YS Falls and Tubing, had to be exchanged for another due to damage from Hurricane Nicole that hit the day prior to our arrival. We were offered three alternate destinations and chose... More 

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Dunstable, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2011

We used Barrett Adventures for our second time when visiting Jamaica. First in Ocho Rios, tubing down the White River and then lunch, this time in Montego Bay on the zip line followed by lunch. It was fantastic. What an experience. Totally safe and what views! We traveled with our adult children, they loved it, loved meeting Carolyn and hearing... More 

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Thank galvinny
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2011

First time visitors to Jamaica. We stayed at an all inclusive resort in Montego Bay but wanted to see the other cultures and sights of Jamaica. We booked our trips via the internet and talked on the phone with Carolyn also. They picked us up at the resort always on time and went on 3 tours. 1 with Carolyn and... More 

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Thank wintersky
Hollis, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2011

You won't find a better guide about the island than Carolyn Barrett! Knowledgeable and indefatigable she took us to just the special places we were looking for...and then some.

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Winnipeg, MB Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2011

If you don't want to be one of those 100's of tourists climbing Dunn's River Falls, Barrett is for you! We did 2 tours with then while in Jamaica in Jamuary 2011! Tour 1 - Snorkeling with the Manatees! This is a once in a lifetime experience - truly!! Picked up (on time) from our hotel in Montego Bay, and... More 

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